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Mount Pemigewasset Trail

Intermediate
 4.3 (12)

This trail provides access to Mount Pemigewasset.


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Map Key

1.7

Miles

2.7

KM

Point to Point

2,531' 772 m

High

1,363' 415 m

Low

1,219' 371 m

Up

103' 32 m

Down

15%

Avg Grade (9°)

31%

Max Grade (17°)

Dogs Unknown

Features Birding · Fall Colors · Views · Wildlife

Description

This trail starts by branching off of the Franconia Notch State Park Recreational Trail. It soon crosses under Route 3 and a footbridge, then begins ascending in earnest to its junction with the Indian Head Trail. Along this portion of the trail, be sure to take your time as you slog up the trail's steep, relentless grades.

From the Indian Head Trail junction, follow the Mount Pemigewasset Trail to the summit. Take care on the ledges when ice is present. For more information, check out the AMC's White Mountain Guide.

Contacts

Shared By:

David Smith

Trail Ratings

  4.3 from 12 votes

#5524

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  4.3 from 12 votes
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Trail Rankings

#125

in New Hampshire

#5,524

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Photos

Summit of Indian Head
Aug 3, 2018 near Lincoln, NH

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May 17, 2020
Georges Petitpas
Pleasant trail up, a few patches of ice near the top but they were small and easy to walk around. Great views from the summit! 1.7mi — 2h 30m
Nov 3, 2019
Ruth Nawn
Mt. Pemigewasset via same named trail. #4 of 52 WAV.
Aug 17, 2019
Mike Gillis
Jul 13, 2019
Jarod Ferreira
2h 00m
Jun 22, 2019
Pat Smith
3.4mi — 2h 45m
Jun 22, 2019
Jenna Smith
Jun 15, 2019
Heather Flader
3mi — 2h 00m
Jun 9, 2019
Syed Munna